Here are some local sources for various organic and natural products, including food, supplements and baby/kids supplies. Some of these links sell more than just the category I’ve grouped it under.
Please note I don’t necessarily endorse everything about these websites or their worldviews. So pass it all through your ‘filters’.
Organic Food and Vege boxes
Chantal – organic supplier based in Hawkes Bay that supplies retailers nationwide but also direct to the consumer. No minimum order required and they do smaller amounts as well as bulk, They also do vege boxes and bulk fresh produce.
Ceres – large organic supplier based in Auckland that supplies retailers nationwide. Customers can set up an account with a minimum monthly order.
Naturally Organic – full range of organics including fruit and vege boxes. I tend to use these guys just if I need the odd one-off product that I can’t find at our local organic shop.
Commonsense Organics – suppliers of organic and allergy aware food. There are four shops on the Wellington region as well as they also ship orders.
Nature Foods NZ – a great source of various organic products, especially of the Nourishing Traditions and GAPS variety, including a range of coconut products, fermented cod liver oil, and natural Vitamin C.
Cambrian Fresh – for organic meat from their own farm, raw milk, and organic grocery items (including both small and bulk items such as flour and nuts).
Raw Milk – contact your local WAPF chapter
Flaveur Breads – sour dough breads delivered nation-wide.
Organic Pathways – Organic guide and directory for NZ
Pacific Harvest – for things from the sea – karengo/nori, kelp, salt, and other sea vegetables.
KiwiHerbs (NZ) – fantastic range of herb health products for the whole family, available at Health Post or at your local pharmacy.
Health House – quality health supplements, plus a few extra things including stevia and natural salts.
Health Post – the best online source I’ve found for quality supplements and personal care products at reasonable prices.
Healthy Online – for supplements and personal care products
My Natural Health – for large range of health supplements
Sherry Elton – one of 8 GAPS practitioners in NZ, and an expert in all things ‘Nourishing Traditions’
Koanga Seeds – organic seeds including heritage seeds. Member option or seeds available for general customers.
Kings Seeds – do an organic range of vegetables, herbs and seeds for sprouting
Living Earth – great range of organic products for the garden including compost, potting mix, lawn mix, and others.
Daltons Organics – Daltons also now do a range of organic compost, potting mix, etc.
Green Urban Living – heaps of goodies on this website for managing your green space
Products for babies and children:
Organic Baby – natural products for babies and pregnant Mums, baby equipment and wooden toys.
Nature Baby – organic babies and children’s clothing.
Cheeky Cherubs a wide range of affordable products for babies from essentials, to wooden toys, cloth nappies and eco disposable nappies.
Wooden Toy Box – a wonderful online store with an amazing range of wooden toys.
Natures Sway – my most favourite place for baby hammocks and swings.
Innature – latex mattresses and bedding
Brolley Sheets – mattress protectors
Home Birth Aotearoa – Find a homebirth midwife plus other information about homebirthing.